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S. William Fuller, Jr.

2565 Barrington Circle
Tallahassee, FL
32308

S. William “Bill” Fuller, Jr. is a seasoned trial lawyer with more than 40 years of experience. During his career he has tried over 180 cases representing individual and corporate clients in medical malpractice defense, professional malpractice defense, insurance defense, products liability defense and trucking liability defense. He has extensive experience in defending other personal injury and general liability cases including trucking accidents and premises liability actions.

Bill is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was named one of Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite. He has also been named a Super Lawyer in his practice of medical malpractice and professional liability defense. He was named one of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Lawyers in America and a 2012 Trial Lawyer of the Year by the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Bill is very active in the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar. For more than 15 years, he has been part of the teaching faculty and teaches annually at the Advanced Trial Advocacy Seminar in Gainesville, Florida.

ADMITTED

  • Florida Bar
  • Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer (1983 to present)
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida

EDUCATION

  • B.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Florida, 1965
  • J.D. University of Florida College of Law, 1970

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Adjunct Professor, Florida State University College of Law
  • Adjunct Professor-Trial Practice, FSU College of Law
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, 1983-Present
  • Diplomate – Court Practice Institute
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Florida Bar – Trial Lawyers Section, Executive Counsel (2000-2006)
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Instructor, Advanced Trial Advocacy Program sponsored by the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • International Society of Barristers
  • Phi Delta Phi, legal fraternity
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon, social fraternity
  • Tallahassee Bar Association
  • Transportation Lawyers Association

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite
  • Florida Super Lawyers ®, 2010-2020
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year by the American Board of Trial Advocates, 2012
  • Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants by Jacksonville Magazine, 2018
  • The Best Lawyers in America© 2005-2021
  • Best Lawyers® 2019 Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Tallahassee
  • Best Lawyers® 2021 Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Tallahassee
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in
June 9, 2020 - The 2020 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers Magazine recognized the law firm of Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) for its
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in
In the 2019 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in
In the 2018 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal

S. William “Bill” Fuller, Jr. is a seasoned trial lawyer with more than 40 years of experience. During his career he has tried over 180 cases representing individual and corporate clients in medical malpractice defense, professional malpractice defense, insurance defense, products liability defense and trucking liability defense. He has extensive experience in defending other personal injury and general liability cases including trucking accidents and premises liability actions.

Bill is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was named one of Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite. He has also been named a Super Lawyer in his practice of medical malpractice and professional liability defense. He was named one of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Lawyers in America and a 2012 Trial Lawyer of the Year by the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Bill is very active in the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar. For more than 15 years, he has been part of the teaching faculty and teaches annually at the Advanced Trial Advocacy Seminar in Gainesville, Florida.

ADMITTED

  • Florida Bar
  • Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer (1983 to present)
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida

EDUCATION

  • B.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Florida, 1965
  • J.D. University of Florida College of Law, 1970

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Adjunct Professor, Florida State University College of Law
  • Adjunct Professor-Trial Practice, FSU College of Law
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, 1983-Present
  • Diplomate – Court Practice Institute
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Florida Bar – Trial Lawyers Section, Executive Counsel (2000-2006)
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Instructor, Advanced Trial Advocacy Program sponsored by the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • International Society of Barristers
  • Phi Delta Phi, legal fraternity
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon, social fraternity
  • Tallahassee Bar Association
  • Transportation Lawyers Association

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Florida Trend magazine’s Legal Elite
  • Florida Super Lawyers ®, 2010-2020
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year by the American Board of Trial Advocates, 2012
  • Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants by Jacksonville Magazine, 2018
  • The Best Lawyers in America© 2005-2021
  • Best Lawyers® 2019 Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Tallahassee
  • Best Lawyers® 2021 Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Tallahassee
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in
June 9, 2020 - The 2020 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers Magazine recognized the law firm of Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) for its
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in
In the 2019 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to announce 24 lawyers from the firm were honored in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in
In the 2018 edition of the Florida Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal